LEGEND: Michael Owen upset some Liverpool supporters when he played briefly for Manchester United. Photo AFP. Paul Kennedy At around 5pm on Saturday May 12, 2001, a serious crime was committed in Cardiff, the capital of Wales in the United Kingdom. The venue was the Millennium Stadium and the criminals in question were from Liverpool. A bunch of them came to Wales, and stole the FA Cup from right under the nose of Arsenal. Arsenal should have returned to north London with the prize, but Liverpool committed what can only be described as daylight robbery. They snatched a cup they didn’t deserve from right out of Arsenal’s hands and did so in front of millions of witnesses watching on television all over the world. The main thief that afternoon was Michael Owen. In a game Liverpool hardly had a kick in, Owen scored twice in the last 10 minutes to forever write his name in the history books. Michael Owen that day became a Liverpool legend. Or did he? Fast forward 18 years and that status has been taken away from Owen who has become somewhat of a hate figure among Liverpool supporters. This week Owen released his… Read full this story
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